Do you know someone who has done outstanding work using, preserving, or making historical records more accessible? Think about the historical or genealogical society, library, museum, county or municipal government, researcher, local historian, educator or student. The Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council (GHRAC) wants to encourage and reward their efforts.

Published: 2018-12-10 06:00

December 6, 2018 – The Gwinnett Chamber honored nearly 90 finalists and 12 recipients, on Wednesday, December 5, at its annual Healthcare Awards. Presented by Northeast Georgia Health System, the ceremony recognized leading individuals and organizations making a significant impact in Gwinnett County and metro Atlanta's healthcare industry.

Published: 2018-12-07 10:00

Cooperative collaboration building state's largest solar development project and boosting economy

Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), a consumer-owned utility with a reputation for energy innovation, has executed contracts with two solar developers for three new solar projects as part of its agreement to supply 100 percent renewable energy for Facebook's data center in Newton County, Georgia. The collaboration is the largest solar development project in Georgia.

Published: 2018-12-05 10:30

Most Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) customer-owners will soon receive a nice refund. The cooperative's board of directors has approved the return of another $6 million capital credit refund. The latest refund brings the total returned by the co-op to $99,571,000.

Published: 2018-11-30 21:00